Here's what you need to know about choosing a babysitter, including how to find a sitter that fits, and how to ready the kids for your time away.
UrbanSitter's new 2017 survey reveals some interesting stats about how much parents across the country are paying for in-home child care.
In-home care, in which your child's caretaker comes to your home, is in many ways the most convenient for parents. In-home sitters range from trained nannies to au pairs.
If you feel like finding the perfect babysitter rivals the most dramatic dating show ever, you're not alone.
The What's Up Moms love their babysitters, except when... they don't. Do you recognize any of these annoying babysitter behaviors?
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Does your babysitter show up late? Spoil your kids? Snoop around? How should you respond to a babysitter's bad behavior? It depends on the severity of the offense -- and whether you plan to use her in the future. Our guide will help you set her straight -- or decide whether to cut her loose.
When friends told one mom it was "dangerous" to hire a male babysitter, she took to Reddit to ask for a second opinion.
You can only hope your babysitter never sends you one of these text messages. Cryptic, chaotic or careless, these texts would be clear signs things are going a little haywire with the sitter.
The Internet weighs in on Rachael Finch's parenting approach.
Expert advice for a mom who wants to know if she should report questionable behavior of another mom's babysitter.
She loves your kids as her own and will do anything for you, but is Grandma the right person to be your babysitter?
A new survey has uncovered some interesting data about babysitters and pet-sitters around the holidays.
How to find a babysitter you'd trust with your child, any night of the week.
Babysitters are lifesavers (literally!) but sometimes, things get messy. Our editors share the awkward and embarrassing moments they've had with their sitters.